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Government accepts invitation for further talks with civil service unions hours after announcing industrial action ballot campaign

The government accepted an invitation for further talks with civil service unions just hours after announcing a coordinated campaign of protest votes. The unions have also received an invitation from the Workplace Relations Commission, but are asking for clarification on whether the government side is “flexible in its position in order to reach an agreement”. […]

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People and Public Service – Cody Baynori

ON THE HILL is the official Victory Congress intern blog. Opinions expressed do not necessarily reflect those of LGBTQ Victory Institute. Learn more about the internship at winnerinstitute.org/vci. ———————————– Public service is not easy, it can be heartbreaking. As I begin to focus on my career, I know I want to help those who were […]

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56 vacancies, check posting, eligibility and how to apply here

Nagaland Civil Service Commission Recruitment 2022: 56 Vacancies, Job Verification, Eligibility and How to Apply Here Nagaland Civil Service Commission Recruitment 2022: The Nagaland Public Service Commission has called for applications to fill the 56 (fifty-six) vacancies of Assistant Principal/Junior Education Officer through a limited departmental review under the Department of School Education. Applicants will […]

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Roses and Raspberries: Recycling Decision Yields Sour Fruits and Roses for the Public Service | Editorial

raspberries City of Santa Maria, which denied residents the ability to redeem their state-mandated recycling depots on bottles and cans. This week, the city council rejected a permit for a redemption center to be placed in the Foods Co. parking lot. Such centers were operated in two other grocery store parking lots in the city […]

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People in Public Service: Gertrude Nelson and the Olympia School District

On April 21, 1918, the people of Olympia gathered to celebrate the ongoing construction of the new Olympia High School building on what is now Capitol Way. As Joseph Wohleb, the building’s architect, hoisted the American flag on the site’s mast, a teacher sang the “Star Spangled Banner.” Her name was Gertrude Nelson and she […]

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Civil servants union negotiators recommend ‘coordinated campaign’ including industrial action ballots – The Irish Times

Civil service union negotiators have recommended a coordinated union campaign on civil service pay, backed by strike votes, to address the impact of soaring inflation on low and middle incomes. In a letter to members of the Irish Trades Union Congress’s Public Services Committee (PSC), the committee’s chief negotiators say the government is breaching the […]

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A Public Service Profile for Housing Affordability by Chris Coudriet

New Hanover County is growing. It is an undeniable fact. And while growth is inevitable, ensuring it provides affordable opportunities for a range of families at different income levels is something the Board of Commissioners is committed to making possible. This year, Commissioners made a significant political commitment in the enacted budget and dedicated $3 […]

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Students Submit Joint Statement to Public Service Commission – Technical

On Friday, July 1, Tech’s Students Organizing for Sustainability (SOS) jointly submitted a statement to the Georgia Public Service Commission advocating for increased clean energy investment with a coalition with 13 other organizations of sustainable development led by undergraduate students in the state of Georgia. . The coalition submitted the joint statement in hopes of […]

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Don’t Let the Civil Service Loan Forgiveness Deadline Surprise You

To date, the Civil Service Loan Cancellation Program has canceled a total of $7.3 billion in student loans for more than 127,000 borrowers. After the rule changes in October 2021 and again in april this year, student loan relief has been extended to even more public servants – such as teachers, government employees, first responders […]

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Government civil service pay offer ‘not credible’, unions say – The Irish Times

The government’s offer of a 5 percent pay rise over two years for civil servants is ‘not credible’, and an improved offer is needed to continue talks, the unions told the Labor Relations Commission. the workplace (WRC). The Public Services Committee (PSC) of the Irish Trades Union Congress said it backed the view of union […]

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Walthourville Utility/Roads Department to Receive $100,000 in Federal Funds for New Equipment

On June 23, U.S. Sen. Raphael Warnock (D-Ga.) announced that rural Georgia would receive several federal investments from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Rural Development Agency, totaling $1,314,000, which will be used to enhance public safety. , improve infrastructure and modernize residences for the elderly. “Our rural communities are the heart of our state […]

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Eligible for Civil Service Loan Forgiveness? You may need to act sooner than you think

The Civil Service Loan Cancellation Program has now canceled a total of $7.3 billion in student loans for more than 127,000 borrowers. After the rule changes in October 2021 and again in april this year, the loan relief has been extended to even more public servants – such as teachers, government employees, first responders and […]

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Community Q&A: Toppenish Council Member Naila Prieto-Duval Talks Public Service | Local

Naila Prieto-Duval has lived in the Yakima Valley for most of her life. Born in Yakima and raised in Toppenish, Prieto-Duval has always wanted to see her community prosper. Over the past three years, she has devoted much of her time to making sure that happens. Naila Prieto-Duval poses for a portrait at Heritage University […]

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Experimentation and innovation on a daily basis in this public service agency

Digital transformation in the time of Covid-19 The pandemic and rapid digitization have led CPF members to expect more ease and personalization in their dealings with the board. Mr. Teo’s department has grown rapidly as the board has focused on innovating digital services and creating internal digital tools to provide the best digital experience for […]

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Public Service Rental Program – Solomon Times Online

The decision by the Ministry of Civil Service to continue with the current Civil Service Hire Program is acknowledged. It was announced in 2021 that a new policy has been adopted by Cabinet to allow all rentals to be paid directly into officers’ bank accounts. The reason for this change is to help mitigate rising […]

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How Odisha’s Mo Bus won the UN Public Service Award

The public transport service, Mo Bus, in Odisha is honored by the United Nations Public Service Awards for helping the world recover from COVID-19. Mo Bus is part of the 10 global initiatives of Brazil, Canada, India, Ireland, Panama, Philippines, Poland, Saudi Arabia, Thailand and Ukraine. Contents Why is Mo Bus special? Capitalregiontransport The UN […]

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Inuit representation in Nunavut public service stagnates at 50% – Eye on the Arctic

The latest annual report on the public service of Nunavut was tabled in the territorial Legislative Assembly this month. (Paul Chiasson/CP) The territorial government has a long-standing goal of 85% Inuit public service The latest report on the Nunavut public service shows that the territorial government is still far from achieving its goal of having […]

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First Title IX complaint sparked career in public service for Seattleite Anne Levinson

In a yellowed University of Kansas student newspaper clipping dated May 9, 1978, Anne Levinson, then a sophomore at KU, announced her intention to file a complaint with the Department of Health, Education and Welfare as the Title IX compliance deadline approaches. “I have an inner feeling that no one really believes women deserve equal […]

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Inuit representation in the Nunavut public service remains at 50%

The latest report on the Nunavut public service shows that the territorial government is still far from achieving its goal of having a majority Inuit workforce. Since the creation of Nunavut in 1999, the territorial government has aimed to have a public service representative of its population, which is approximately 85% Inuit. But at the […]

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“Legal obligation” to restore public service pay

The Taoiseach said the government was legally bound to restore the salaries of senior civil servants to pre-austerity levels. Micheál Martin said 90% of pay raise recipients were doctors and consultants. Yesterday it emerged that senior civil servants, including medical consultants, CEOs of state agencies, some members of the judiciary and senior civil servants, were […]

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An innovative form of public service commission has generated millions in financial savings for the government

New research reveals that Social Performance Contracts have generated £10 of social, economic and fiscal value for every pound spent by government since its launch a decade ago. This is the first published study of the public value generated by these contracts to date. The research comes at a time when there is increased pressure […]

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Wisconsin Public Service Foundation awards grant to Peninsula Players Theater for new housing

The Peninsula Players Theater announced that it was the recipient of a $75,000 grant from the Wisconsin Public Service Foundation (WPS) for its housing campaign, Act II: Protecting the Past, Securing the Future. The theater announced the launch of its $3.5 million campaign on the season opening night on June 14. The theater plans to […]

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Foundations and individuals support public service journalism

The Alabama Initiative for Independent Journalism began in 2022 with support from individual donors, supplemented by the national NewsMatch 2021 campaign and grants from three Alabama foundations. “We are proud to be one of 275 nonprofit news organizations across the country who were able to participate in the year-end NewsMatch program, hosted by the Institute […]

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Government ‘offered additional pay rises worth 5%’ before civil service talks collapsed

Civil service pay talks broke down early this morning after the government offered additional pay rises worth 5%. The Irish Trades Union Congress’ Public Services Committee said the proposed amount was “well below inflation”. The talks ended after a major rift developed between government officials and union negotiators. The Workplace Relations Committee has asked the […]

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Broadband interactive map published by the Public Service Commission

The New York State Public Service Commission issued a high-speed interactive map showing residents of the state how well serviced their area is, by Press release of Governor Kathy Hochul. The map allows you to enter a specific address or scroll through different regions of New York. According to the press release, this is the […]

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Public service is the vehicle for transforming the personal traumas of Trayvon White and others

By Cara Williams, Special at AFRO Council member Trayon White Sr., 38, was born in Ward 8, where he serves today. White’s roots in Southeast DC have helped him appreciate both the beauty and the challenges faced by residents of Ward 8 and prepared him to champion one of the toughest residents and neighborhoods. poor […]

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Union leader warns civil service pay talks will fail if ‘living standards deficit’ not resolved

A union leader has warned that talks to overhaul the current pay deal for 340,000 civil servants will fail if a “living standards deficit” is not adequately addressed. In an email to members of the Irish Trades Union Congress public services committee this afternoon, chief negotiator Kevin Callinan said that although figures were not presented […]

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Williamson County Constable Paul Leal wins public service award

Williamson County Constable Paul Leal has been selected by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement to receive the 2022 State of Texas Law Enforcement Achievement Award for Public Service, according to a June 13 statement. The release said Williamson County Lt. Mike Pendley nominated Leal for the award. Leal, who serves precinct 4, was selected […]

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UK Broadcasting Union passes motions to defend public service broadcasting

The UK’s largest broadcasting union has passed two motions to defend public service broadcasting, creative content and jobs. The motions were passed by Bectu at a national conference on Sunday. The conference noted that public service broadcasting in the UK was “under attack like never before” following government plans to privatize Channel 4 and cut […]

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Government clears way for formal talks on new civil service pay deal to start next week – The Irish Times

Formal negotiations on a new civil service pay deal are due to start next week after signing at Thursday’s Cabinet meeting. Public Expenditure Minister Michael McGrath told colleagues that preliminary talks over the past few weeks had progressed to the point that the parties now warrant a formal engagement through the Workplace Relations Committee (WRC […]

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2022 John Glenn Public Service Award goes to Bill Nelson – SpacePolicyOnline.com

NASA Administrator Bill Nelson received the 2022 John Glenn Excellence in Public Service Award from the John Glenn College of Public Affairs at The Ohio State University this evening. Nelson is the second NASA administrator to win the award, following Charlie Bolden who received it in 2012. Trevor Brown, Dean, John Glenn College of Public […]

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Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program Can Help Tackle Student Debt, Borrower Says

More than half a million public sector workers in the United States are set to have their student debt erased under a revamped debt forgiveness program. But for people hoping to take advantage of the federal initiative, getting those loans forgiven takes persistence, said one person who has successfully used the program to get rid […]

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Cuts in the public service in sight? Governor says change is inevitable

in All News / By: BVI News Jun 7, 2022 7:46 AM / Governor John Rankin. (GIS photo) The issue of downsizing the civil service as a means of alleviating the enormous strain on public finances has long been a matter of weight for consecutive BVI administrations. Currently, more than 3,000 people make up the […]

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Board of Visitors discusses rising construction project costs and new path for public service at full board meeting – The Cavalier Daily

At a board meeting on Friday, members discussed rising construction costs on the grounds and a new Public Service Pathways program. The group also heard from Lily Roberts, new student member of the Board of Visitors and rising fourth-year architecture student. The Board of Visitors is the governing body of the University, consisting of 17 […]

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My endless learning journey from public service to great law

First, you learn. Then you will learn more. Then you keep learning. My lifelong learning philosophy is more than just a mantra: it’s the secret to success in any business. It has helped me as a lawyer in private practice, as a former Houston City Council member as the city’s first black comptroller and chief […]

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ISLANDERS RECOGNIZED FOR PUBLIC SERVICE IN QUEEN’S BIRTHDAY HONOR LIST – Island Echo

The Honors List for Her Majesty The Queen’s Birthday 2022 has been unveiled, with 3 Islanders recognized for their incredible public service as the country celebrates Her Majesty’s unprecedented 70 years of service. As a tribute to the Queen, recipients were recognized for their outstanding contributions across all sectors, but in particular for sustained public […]

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ACT Labor senator appointed civil service minister

Cabinet Minister Katy Gallagher will be responsible for the portfolio overseeing the APS, in addition to his appointment as Minister of Finance and Minister for Women. The ACT senator is one of 10 other women to hold ministerial posts in Anthony Albanese’s new government. She was a prominent voice on the election campaign, speaking to […]

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Overpriced, but falling apart – utility is letting us all down

In a fairly recent Dáil speech, veteran Fine Gael TD Michael Ring was his usual self, but he made a statement that, quite frankly, was hard to refute. He said we have a dictatorship in this country. It is not a political dictatorship but a civil service dictatorship and it has come to such a […]

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Law School Announces 2022 Public Service Summer Fellows

Photos submitted Top, left to right: Addison Tucker, Grace Faulkenberry, Gunnar Bartlett, MiKayla Gyroe and Lexi Robertson. Bottom: Maria Cueva, Marcus Montgomery, Kristina Ranney, Joshua Clem and Savannah Luna. The U of A School of Law’s Summer Public Service Scholarship Program offers paid public service scholarships to promising law students interested in […]

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Pursue a career in public service with the Voyager Fellowship

Are you a US-based student considering a career in public service in the future? Are you intrigued by the issues facing particular segments of society? Are you constantly thinking of ways to contribute to the greater good to help make the world a better place? The Voyager Scholarship Fund, founded by Airbnb owner Brian Chesky […]

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USD College Corps Helps Students Engage in Public Service

Friday, May 20, 2022TOPICS: Academics, The University of San Diego is seeking 95 undergraduate students to perform public service work next year as part of the first SHU Academic Body program. Earnings? Up to $10,000 to pay for college. Participating students who complete 450 hours of service between August and June 2023 are eligible […]

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Support legislation to make the Canada Infrastructure Bank public

Over the past five years, the PSAC has expressed concern about the wasteful and inefficient Canada Infrastructure Bank (CIB). Now, a private member’s bill seeks to overhaul the program and fix many of its biggest flaws. the original concept for the IPC was to provide low-cost public borrowing so that other orders of government could […]

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Coalition to Cut Funding for Public Services

Prime Minister Scott Morrison will order bosses of ‘well-paid’ civil servants to make $2.7billion cuts to help the government recoup its trillion-dollar debt, but insists the money will not will not be removed from essential services. At a press conference near Darwin in the marginal seat of Lingiari on Tuesday, Mr Morrison said a re-elected […]

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Federal election updates: Coalition releases final policy costs, says cuts to public services won’t impact support for Australians

Labor pledges to devote more resources to building ties with Southeast Asia The ALP is committed to devoting more resources and bureaucratic muscle to establishing Australia’s links with South East Asiadeclaring that the region will be a top foreign policy priority if it wins power in the elections. Work pledged to increase overseas development assistance […]

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Lancaster Passes Public Service Project Plans | News

LANCASTER — The City of Lancaster plans to spend approximately $1.26 million on utility programs and capital projects, including improvements to Mariposa Park and an after-school recreation program as part of the program Proposed Community Development Block Grant and HOME Investment Partnership Program Action Plan submitted to the US Department of Housing and Urban Development. […]

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Obamas and Airbnb CEO launch $100 million scholarships to civil service colleges

1/2 Former President Barack Obama (C) and his family foundation, along with Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky, have created a $100 million scholarship for college-level juniors and seniors pursuing careers in public service. File photo by Pat Benic/UPI | License picture May 16 (UPI) — Former President Barack Obama, former first lady Michelle Obama and Airbnb […]

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Election 2022: Anthony Albanese will not intervene in the public service

Anthony Albanese has spent days campaigning for Australians’ wages not to fall, but he is ruled out to step in for a group. Anthony Albanese is focusing his attention on raising the minimum wage, but won’t commit to extending it to the civil service. If Labor wins next weekend’s election, the Leader of the Opposition […]

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Sunset Forward Report City Hall May 26 – Richmond Review / Sunset Beacon

sunset district Dear Sunset Neighbor, We are delighted to announce the release of the Sunset Forward report and final strategies. Join us for a virtual town hall on Thursday May 26and at 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.. We will share community feedback on Phase 2 outreach and provide insight into strategies to address housing, small […]

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UVA honors those who have built bridges and led efforts against the pandemic

Her nominators, including partners from the Blue Ridge Health District, wrote about how helpful she has been during the COVID-19 pandemic. They noted that she personally reached out to families to help remove barriers to their vaccination. The vaccination effort that Veith helped coordinate resulted in approximately 600 vaccines being administered at 10 community vaccination […]

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Brookline honors its staff during National Public Service Appreciation Week

BROOKLINE, MA — The city of Brookline recognized employees last week as part of National Public Service Recognition Week (PSRW), according to city administrator Mel Kleckner. Celebrated during the first week of May since 1985, PSRW is a national public education campaign designed to honor those who serve as federal, state, county and local employees. […]

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City of Brookline Honors Employees During National Public Service Appreciation Week

For immediate release BROOKLINE — City Administrator Mel Kleckner is pleased to announce that the City of Brookline recognized its employees last week as part of National Public Service Recognition Week. Celebrated during the first week of May since 1985, PSRW is a national public education campaign designed to honor those who serve as federal, […]

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Ken Coates: Can the public service handle the huge expansion of the Liberal government?

Breadcrumb Links Comment NP Canada is now embarking on the fastest and most significant expansion of the role of the state since the 1960s Publication date : May 08, 2022 • 1 day ago • 3 minute read • 133 comments Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland, right, and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speak to the media […]

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Why the Civil Service and Civil Servants Should Be Celebrated

May 1-7 was Public Service Appreciation Week. Since 1985, this first week of May has been the annual celebration of public servants’ contributions to federal, state, local and tribal government. Across the country, more than 18,000,000 of our neighbours, friends and relatives serve in government, including in our public schools and universities. For more than […]

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Cosatu offers 10% pay rise at Civil Service Bargaining Council meeting

However, the Treasury is adamant that it cannot spend more than the R20 billion, which has been budgeted for salaries under the current budget framework. Cosatu President Zingiswa Losi leads the march to the Treasury in Pretoria for the nationwide strike on October 7, 2020. Photo: Abigail Javier/EWN JOHANNESBURG — The majority of public service […]

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Public Service Recognition Week | Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department

Sheriff Alex Villanueva and other department members mark Public Service Appreciation Week On Wednesday, May 4, 2022, Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva held a press conference to thank members of the Sheriff’s Department for the outstanding work they do for the community. He also highlighted various accomplishments from 10 different stations and sheriff’s offices […]

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Biden and Sammies awards honor federal workers during Public Service Appreciation Week

Placeholder while loading article actions With the horrific Russian invasion of Ukraine raging, the death toll from Covid-19 nearing one million in the United States, and the rise of toxic political divisions, it’s time for some good news. The good news is the appreciation shown to public servants, including 2 million federal employees, who are […]

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Asbury Park Press Wins NJPA Public Service and Top Journalism Awards

Staff report | Asbury Park Press Discrimination against Section 8 tenants blocks housing for many in NJ Discriminating against Section 8 bond holders is illegal under New Jersey’s anti-discrimination law. So why can’t Tonya Wood find an apartment? Ryan Ross and Tanya Breen, Asbury Park Press Discrimination in housing. Politicians secretly give each other raises. […]

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PUBLIC SERVICE CO OF NEW MEXICO MANAGEMENT’S DISCUSSION AND ANALYSIS OF FINANCIAL POSITION AND RESULTS OF OPERATIONS (Form 10-Q)

The following Management’s Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations for PNMR is presented on a combined basis, including certain information applicable to PNM and TNMP. The MD&A for PNM and TNMP is presented as permitted by Form 10-Q General Instruction H(2). This report uses the term “Company” when discussing matters of […]

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Class of 2022: Whitney Brown shines with her dedication to public service and her community – VCU News

By David SlipherL. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs As a first-generation college student and native of Richmond, Whitney Brown had high aspirations to improve life in her community. She channeled those ambitions into public service in Virginia and Richmond, where she will continue to serve after graduation, and has never looked back. […]

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Statue erected in honor of Greenville’s public service icon, a ‘leader for good’ | Greenville News

GREENVILLE — Lila Mae Brock had ambitions to help the world, but found she could do invaluable work in her own community. For years, she worked as a cafeteria worker at Greenville County schools, and upon her retirement from the Civil Rights Movement, she sought to heal the neglect of her beloved southern community. Now, […]

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Harassment and intimidation drive local leaders away from public office, and we all lose

Clarence E. Anthony is the CEO and Executive Director of the National League of Cities. He previously served as mayor of South Bay, Florida. Since the start of the pandemic and everything that has followed, local leaders across the country have had to step in in unforeseen ways to meet the needs of their residents. […]

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Civil Service Bureau System Mapping and Pilot Program

Body of the review The Public Service Office within University Outreach received $60,000 from the Financial Health Network’s Financial Solutions Lab to conduct a system mapping and pilot program to secure government-issued identification for incarcerated and juvenile internees pursuant to Alabama Law 2021-549. The project is led by Hollie Cost, assistant vice president of the […]

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The Jordan Government Accelerators Center Provides Solutions to Public Service Challenges

AMMAN — The Government Accelerator Center held a ceremony on Thursday to celebrate winning the second batch of government service challenges. The second batch focused on four challenges related to energy and mineral sources, digital economy and entrepreneurship, as well as housing and urban development sectors, Jordanian news agency Petra reported. In the energy and […]

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Outgoing Santa Fe County executive looks back on 25 years of public service | Local News

Katherine Miller inherited a series of scandals and troubles when she became Santa Fe County Executive in 2010. Prior to taking the helm, the county’s director of public works had been placed on administrative leave and was being investigated for accepting bribes. The sheriff resigned shortly after admitting to stealing county-owned property and selling it […]

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Victorian Civil Service boss Sandy Pitcher has told staff opposed to ‘invasion day’ he could take another day off

One of Victoria’s top bureaucrats has weighed in on the Australia Day debate, telling staff it meant “the invasion and associated violence and dispossession of the country” for many people, and that the civil servants who did not wish to celebrate January 26 could take another day off. . Department for Families, Equity and Housing […]

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Rep. Langevin: The civil service has changed since the Capitol riot | app

WARWICK, RI (AP) — After the Capitol riot, longtime U.S. Representative Jim Langevin said he briefly thought the madness and recklessness of dividing the country would finally end. That didn’t happen, and the Rhode Island Democrat says that’s one of the reasons he’s quitting Congress. Langevin has seen some of his fellow Republicans say enough […]

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Ex-Wales Civil Service Ombudsman takes on new role at Savills

Former Welsh Civil Service Ombudsman Nick Bennett has been appointed director of global property consultancy firm Savills. In his new role as Director and Head of Economics Wales, Mr Bennett will lead areas such as economics and grant funding advice in Wales. Mr Bennett, born in Llangefni, worked as an ombudsman for seven years, before […]

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Public service unions look to federal budget for post-pandemic solutions

Breadcrumb Links News Local News One of the main items on the list is a set of clear and consistent work-from-home policies. A photo from 2019 shows a “touchdown zone” in a GC workspace at L’Esplanade Laurier in downtown Ottawa. A survey by the Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada, which has more […]

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New alderman for Ward 1 continues to serve the public – St. Louis Call Newspapers

Jim Zavist has served on several city committees, served as chairman of the Board of Adjustment Crestwood fielded four aldermen races in this year’s April election, three of which had unopposed candidates. Jim Zavist is set to take over as alderman of Ward 1 for Richard Breeding, whose term is limited. The new alderman lives […]

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Negotiating public service contracts in the Netherlands in a “fast” way is essential for workers tired of the pandemic: unions

ST. JOHN’S, NL — Unions representing the province’s public sector employees whose contracts have expired or are about to expire say the best thing to do to relieve the stress of pandemic-weary workers is for the provincial government to negotiate new collective agreements in a timely manner. Newfoundland and Labrador Association of Public and Private […]

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Matthew Reynell wins 2022 RIT Four President Public Service Award of Excellence

A quiet champion of Rochester youth facing homelessness, poverty, despair and abandonment has won the RIT’s annual award for faculty or staff who have distinguished themselves in community service. Matthew Reynell, assistant director of the Office of Financial Aid and Awards, will receive the 2022 Four Presidents Distinguished Public Service Award at the Alfred L. […]

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UNC Board of Governors Announces Recipients of Faculty Public Service Award

The UNC Board of Governors announced the recipients of the faculty’s Public Service Award and discussed affordable education during its Thursday plenary meeting. Committee chairs provided updates on the Project Kitty Hawk adult learning program and delegations of authority among UNC leaders. In his report, UNC System President Peter Hans spoke about the system’s mission […]

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Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission Group IV Examination will be held on July 24

The Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) will conduct the Group IV review after a two-year hiatus on July 24 to fill 7,382 vacancies, TNPSC Chairman Ka has said. Balachandran Tuesday. Briefing reporters in Chennai, he said the TNPSC would start accepting online applications from March 30. The deadline for submitting applications is April 28. […]

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Historic Liberal-NDP deal supports Canada’s most vulnerable

The PSAC welcomes the historic agreement reached between the Liberals and the NDP which will help millions of Canadians and prevent workers from falling further behind. Unions have fought for decades for the progressive measures announced under the Confidence and Supply Agreement, and they will have a direct impact on communities across the country. The […]

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Sánchez senior of Princeton receives ReachOut scholarship for public service

Princeton senior Emily Sánchez received a scholarship from ReachOut 56-81-06, an alumni-funded effort that supports one-year public service projects after graduation. Sánchez will develop a series of podcasts on the history of Latino communities in New Jersey. Photo by Jacquelyn Davila The project, “Podcasting History: An Opportunity to Bring Latino Voices Inside New Jersey’s History […]

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FEEDING AMERICA RELEASES NEW PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTS WITH SHANOLA HAMPTON

The COVID-19 pandemic created an economic crisis that upended the lives of many people and continues to have ripple effects to this day. Feeding America estimates that at least one in five people have turned to charitable food aid in United States in 2020, an increase of 50% compared to the previous year. A food […]

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Pioneering Former Public Service Diversity Champions – Newsroom

St. Thomas alumnus Kelsey Dawson Walton ’02, ’09 MA likes to flash passers-by with a warm, welcoming smile. “It’s the kind of thing that I think can sometimes be lacking in our world,” she said. “I think when you show humanity, you open doors for yourself in life.” And some doors have opened for her […]

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City allocates CDBG public service funds | News

The City of Kokomo has allocated a portion of its Community Development Block Grant funds to various local non-profit organizations. The city’s CDBG working total is $843,746, the same as last year, because the US Department of Housing and Urban Development has not yet calculated the amount of CDBG money that the city ​​will receive […]

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Good government requires a truly public Australian civil service | Canberra time

public service, tim hollo, green, public service, public sector, labor hiring, contractors From pandemic preparedness to disaster relief, each new crisis we have faced recently has shown more clearly what happens when successive governments erode public service. Due to crippling staffing ceilings and “efficiency dividends”, widespread outsourcing, precarious employment and reduced expertise, the government is […]

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Obituary: Gary Gray, councilor with selfless devotion to public service

GLASGOW Councilor Gary Gray’s purpose and happiness in life was founded in service to others, writes Paul Sweeney MSP. Gray, who died suddenly on February 13 at the age of 49, had been a Labor councilor for the Canal ward in the north of the city since 2017. He was first elected in 2003, as […]

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Opinion: Public service jobs deserve fair pay

Anna Williams, Karin Power and Rachel Prusak Williams represents House District 52 – Hood River; Power represents Home District 41 – Milwaukie; and Prusak represents House District 37 – West Linn in the Oregon Legislature. All three are Democrats whose terms expire in January 2023. At the end of this year’s legislative session, three of […]

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COMMENT: Premier of Prince Edward Island must depoliticize the public service

Martin Ruben, FCPA, FCGA, who runs a consulting business in Victoria-by-the-Sea, PEI, and has experience in the public sector and corporate governance for nonprofit, provided the following opinion piece. As a former public auditor, it was ingrained in me not to comment or discuss actions taken by elected members of government. The exception was when […]

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How Marcelia Nicholson’s life experiences are shaping her public service

“Journeys” is a new feature from the Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service that examines the career paths taken by our community entrepreneurs. Do you know someone we should introduce? Please send your suggestions to [email protected] Marcelia Nicholson never planned to go into politics. As a girl, she wanted to study education and become a teacher. […]

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Civil Service Commissioner announces findings of Kāinga Ora review

Thursday, March 3, 2022, 11:38 a.m.Press release: Public Service Commission The public housing agency, Kāinga Ora, failed to meet expected standards of political neutrality when it published an article about a political candidate, Civil Service Commissioner Peter Hughes has found. The commissioner said Kāinga Ora was wrong when he looked at the principle of political […]

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Van Broad de Mauldin looks back on 15 years of public service

wide van will say goodbye as Director of Community Development with the town of Mauldin March 28. The economic development veteran has been serving the Golden Strip since October 2007, when he started as Economic Director of Fountain Inn. “When I started at Fountain Inn, the town had a depressed downtown with 60% of its […]

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Budget debate: Up to 40 hours for civil servants to familiarize themselves with other sectors

SINGAPORE – From this year, civil servants will have more opportunities for exposure to other sectors, with up to 40 hours at their disposal to do so. Minister in charge of Public Service Chan Chun Sing announced on Wednesday March 2 that each officer can use up to 40 hours per year to participate in […]

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Walter Mulkewich, Mayor of Burlington 1991-1997, A Life of Public Service | The public record

Today brought the sad news that former Burlington Mayor Walter Mulkewich passed away on February 28. He was truly one of the most honest people in politics in Burlington and Hamilton as well. To say they don’t make politicians like Mulkewich anymore is an understatement. He dedicated himself to public service, he showed courage, grace […]

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UConn Health’s mission is our state’s public service

As the new interim CEO of UConn Health, I testified on February 22 before the Connecticut General Assembly Appropriations Committee regarding our budget request for the next fiscal year. I highlighted the enormous good that UConn Health proudly does and achieves as a public service mission for our state. However, I remain troubled and perplexed […]

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Maderan receives state recognition in the civil service

For the Madera Tribune Nick Salinas Madera County Chief of Staff to Chairman of the Board of Supervisors Robert Poythress, second from right, receives his senior staff credential from the California State Association of Counties California County earlier this month. This is the highest educational milestone one can earn from CSAC. Madera County District #3 […]

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Councilor Derek Bibby says public service is ‘a privilege’

A LABOR stalwart who has spent the last decade as a Renfrewshire councilor has thanked his constituents as he prepares to retire. Derek Bibby was elected to represent Johnstone North, Kilbarchan, Lochwinnoch and Howwood in 2012 and says it has been an “honour” to help residents and give them a voice in Renfrewshire Council Chambers. […]

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Letter of Advice: Jonathan Slater, Commission with Public Service Consultants

October 2021 1. BUSINESS MEETING REQUEST: Jonathan Slater, commission to Public Service Consultants (PSC) as part of his independent consulting firm. You have sought advice from the Advisory Committee on Professional Appointments (the Committee) under the Rules for Government Professional Appointments for Former Crown Servants (the Rules) to assume a role with Public Service Consultants […]

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director of GHURA mourned, remembered for his dedication to public service | Guam News

Guam Housing and Urban Renewal Authority executive director Ray Topasna has died, Leon Guerrero’s administration confirmed Sunday afternoon. “Our hearts are broken by the sudden loss of our good friend and respected public servant Ray Topasna,” Governor Lou Leon Guerrero said in a statement to local media. Topasna recently spearheaded programs to help families deal […]

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Pioneer of Tampa public service and politics

Matching times TAMPA — Sandra Warshaw Freedman was Tampa’s first elected female mayor. As president of the city council, she took over as mayor in 1986 when Bob Martínez resigned to succeed in his run for governor. Then, she was elected for two terms from 1987 to 1995. As a teenager, Freedman was a tennis […]

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Madhya Pradesh HC cancels OBC’s 27% quota in Civil Service Commission review

Bhopal: In a jolt for the state government, the Jabalpur Bench of the Madhya Pradesh High Court on Wednesday (February 16th) canceled the 27% quota for Other Backward Classes (OBC) in the main review of the Commission of the State Civil Service (PSC), held in 2019. A two-member bench of the High Court, headed by […]

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Oklahoma Utility Company Selects ICF for Energy Efficiency Contract

The company will implement Utility’s commercial and residential portfolios FAIRFAX, Va., February 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Public utility company of Oklahoma (PSO) recently awarded a complementary multimillion-dollar contract to global consulting and digital services provider ICF (NASDAQ: ICFI) to manage and implement its energy efficiency programs. (PRNewsfoto/ICF International) PSOa unit of American Electric Power, is […]

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Audit of human resources for the civil service will start on February 1 – Magnetic Media

Nassau, Bahamas, February 15, 2022 – Minister of Agriculture, Marine Resources and Island Family Affairs Hon. Clay Sweeting will speak at the inaugural Food for Summit and Expo in Dubai on February 23-24. The Minister of Environment and Climate Change, HE Miriam Al Mheiri of the United Arab Emirates, who is also responsible for agriculture, […]

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PSA president warns: leave the civil service alone

News Jensen La Vendee Tuesday, February 15, 2022 The president of PSA, Leroy Baptiste. – A day after the Prime Minister suggested that executives from the private sector should be allowed to lead the civil service, the president of the Civil Service Association (PSA) Leroy Baptiste said the civil service should be left as it […]

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Conversation Starter: What does rising inflation mean for Canadian workers?

Inflation is rising rapidly in Canada and around the world, and workers are struggling. Growing consumer demand, global supply chain disruptions, product shortages and rising oil prices have all contributed to a spiraling cost of living. This fall, consumer prices in Canada rose at their fastest pace in 18 years. Food prices have increased by […]

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VA offers utility loan forgiveness | Life

Veterans and active duty members can take a step closer to student loan forgiveness through the Civil Service Loan Forgiveness Program. You must submit your application by October 31, 2022. By canceling loans after 10 years of public service, the PSLF eases the burden of student debt on public servants, allows many borrowers to keep […]

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Public Service Priority Program: Buzdar

LAHORE: Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar said on Monday that the main agenda of the PTI government is to serve the people of the country. He expressed these views while chairing a consultative meeting here at his office to consider party business and suggestions regarding local government elections. Federal Ministers Shafqat Mahmood and Makhdoom Khusro […]

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Chasing good people out of public service |

Los Angeles City Councilman Mike Bonin seemed to have a lot going for him as he prepares for a re-election campaign for his Westside district. A petty recall effort had aborted and failed. Bonin, who was first elected in 2013, won his last re-election with 71% of the vote. Then suddenly he announced last week […]

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Political vitriol drives good people out of public office | Opinion

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A public service | Opinion

Editor: The Aspen Daily News has done a public service by publishing Mr. John Fayhee’s detailed reporting on our MP, Lauren Boebert. However, one of the main themes of the article, the number of bills sponsored by the MP, is very misleading. Aside from the harsh reality that Nancy Pelosi’s partisan control of Congress makes […]

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Public service and community can cope with New York’s post-COVID crisis

Public service and community can cope with New York’s post-COVID crisis When you live in a city as crowded as New York, you seek community in your neighborhood, your neighborhood, and the city as a whole. We identify with the place — it offers the security of familiarity. Last weekend, I watched the city’s sanitation […]

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3 alumni to be honored for their careers in public service

Three University of Virginia Law School alumni — Sejal Jhaveri ’15, Nitin Shah ’09, and Thomas Silverstein ’13 — will be honored for their public service work at the sixth annual Shaping Justice Conference on Feb. 4. Shah will receive the Shaping Justice Award for Extraordinary Achievement. He is general counsel for the United States […]

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Active duty veterans can take advantage of the Civil Service Loan Forgiveness Program

Veterans and active duty members can take a step closer to student loan forgiveness through the Civil Service Loan Forgiveness Program. You must submit your application by October 31, 2022. By canceling loans after 10 years of public service, the PSLF eases the burden of student debt on public servants, allows many borrowers to keep […]

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Charlie Crist announces ‘Affordable Florida for All’ plan and targets Public Service Commission reform

Rep. by Charlie Christ campaign for governor of Florida unveiled the first part of a new policy plan aimed at making life in the Sunshine State more affordable for Floridians. It’s aptly called the “Affordable Florida for All” plan, and two more parts of the proposal are set to be unveiled later this week. Crist […]

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EDITORIAL: The Public Service has had it easy during COVID

Many workers have gone through difficult times since COVID-19 began to affect our economy and our society. But one group that has been largely spared these pains are public sector workers. A series of freedom of information documents from the Canadian Taxpayers Federation show how easily public servants got it compared to many of their […]

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A Public Service Profile for Pandemic Operations by Chris Coudriet

As I shared last November, New Hanover County commissioners and staff developed an innovative model, through the use of U.S. bailout funds, to create a pandemic operations team to support the community in our continued fight against COVID-19. They will not only support today’s efforts, but will continue as COVID-19 becomes more endemic, and will […]

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Public Service Commission cuts demand for National Grid rate hike – Saratogian

ALBANY, NY – The New York State Public Service Commission recently approved a three-year rate plan for National Grid customers living in upstate New York that is significantly lower than what that the company had originally requested. The Commission adopted a joint proposal signed by the company, ministry staff and task forces, among others, which […]

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Improving public service: PM issues 24 directives to DCs

UNB, Dhaka Tue Jan 18 2022 12:17 PM Last updated on: Tue Jan 18 2022 2:49 PM Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina opens the three-day DC-2022 Conference at the Osmani Memorial Auditorium. Photo: P.I.D. “> Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina opens the three-day DC-2022 Conference at the Osmani Memorial Auditorium. Photo: P.I.D. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today […]

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Buhari rejected dismissal of civil service workers ― FG

The federal government has said that despite the devastating effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on the national economy, President Muhammadu Buhari has ruled that no public service worker should be laid off or have to pay a salary. because of the pandemic. The government has also revealed that the Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) and the […]

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RI Public Service Commission Hwa Chong Scholars Ratio Declining Over Past 3 Years: Chan Chun Sing

SINGAPORE – The percentage of Public Service Commission (PSC) scholarships awarded to students at Raffles Institution (RI) and Hwa Chong Institution has fallen over the past three years, with the two schools receiving less than half of the total number of scholarships awarded on average between 2019 and 2021. This figure is down from more […]

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The civil service marked the term of the Turnbach board

Terrance Turnbach (Campaign photo) TOMS RIVER – There are groups of people in the county who are helping the homeless or others in need, and they all know former city councilor Terrence Turnbach. The Democrat served a term on city council before losing to Republican newcomer David Ciccozzi in November. Toms River is divided into […]

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Lesh fined $10,000, 160 hours of public service

David Lesh enters the Grand Junction federal courthouse during his trial in August. Lesh was convicted of illegally operating his snowmobile at Keystone Resort in April 2020.McKenzie Lange/Grand Junction Sentinel Archives A federal judge sentenced so-called bad boy David Lesh to a $10,000 fine and 160 hours of meaningful public service on Wednesday, Jan. 12, […]

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Opinion: A call to public service: US Army veteran Mat Smith makes long-running bid for LA City Council

Mat Smith is under no illusions about his attempt to overthrow CD-11 holder Mike Bonin. A combat veteran who’s been deployed to Egypt and Somalia, Smith describes LA’s Westside as “the best place on earth,” but the place he’s called home for decades has fallen on hard times. “I considered moving to Texas because the […]

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Year in Review 2021 – Ministry of Finance and Civil Service, January 10, 2022 – Jamaica Information Service

Functionality | January 10, 2022 Throughout 2021, the Ministry of Finance and the Civil Service led Jamaica’s recovery efforts as the country rallied to return to pre-pandemic growth levels. We recap the year that was right here. Presenter: Anthony morgan Producer: Anthony morgan More radio shows Functionality | January 6, 2022 The Jamaican Police Force […]

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Baronzzi tradition of public service continues | News, Sports, Jobs

Photo courtesy of City Councilor Sara Baronzzi Salem At Large City Councilor Sara Baronzzi, holding her swearing-in document and representing the third generation of her family to serve the public, poses left to right with her brother Nick, her 9-year-old son Alex, his mother, Missy, and his father, Thomas Baronzzi, a Columbiana County Estates and […]

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Athens rulers discuss their New Year’s resolutions

As 2021 draws to a close and 2022 begins, Athens rulers are setting their goals and resolutions for the New Year. Here are the resolutions of ten leaders or officials of Athens. David Bradley, President and CEO of the Athens Regional Chamber of Commerce “My resolution is to become a better listener. The 5th Custom […]